A citizen killed and another one wounded north of Basra during a demonstration demanding employment

Basra, A citizen was killed and another one was wounded after being shot by a force belongs to the oil fields protection during a demonstration north of Basra.

A security source told the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) that a citizen was killed after a force from the protection of oil fields opened fire at the demonstrators in the north of Basra with live bullets indiscriminately, killing a 25-year-old youth and wounding another citizen.

The source added that "the demonstrators withdrew from the scene after the incident.

Hundreds of citizens in the district of the city north of Basra demonstrated today to demand the appointment of unemployed.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency